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Transport Operations and Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
Transport is key to both manufacturing and service industries worldwide. Transport Operations and Technology offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology involves the technical and managerial aspects in one or other of the transport sectors - road, rail, sea and air.
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Overview

Due to the growth in the transport sector both in Ireland and abroad, there are now major opportunities for those wishing to make their careers in the transport industry. This Degree in Transport Operations & Technology will give graduates the opportunity to gain employment in many of the technical, managerial and possibly senior management roles in both the transport industry but also in many transport-related businesses.

Career Opportunities

Due to the growth in the transport sector there are now major opportunities for those wishing to make their careers in the transport industry. The Degree in Transport Operations and Technology offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology will give graduates the opportunity to gain employment in a technical/managerial capacity in one or other of the transport sectors - road, rail, sea and air.

What will I Study?

The graduate will be capable of solving problems and making informed decisions in a modern technologically sophisticated transport industry and will possess:

  • A detailed knowledge of the operations of transport industry
  • A thorough understanding of the technological aspects of transport
  • The skills and knowledge required to manage people and other resources in the transport sector
  • Communication, problem-solving and decision-making skills

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Transport
  • Road Vehicle Technology (Intro)
  • Mathematics & Science for Technology
  • Legal Studies
  • Communications
  • Information Technology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Applicants must apply through the CAO system. 
  • Applicants must have obtained a full award. A Component Certificate is not sufficient. 
  • The best 8 modules are used for ranking purposes for a reserved quota of places on a number of courses.
  • A major award may be accumulated over more than one academic year.  In such cases it is the responsibility of the applicant to apply to QQI for a major award where courses are taken over more than one year.
  • Applicants presenting full QQI Level 5 awards will not be required to meet minimum entry requirements based on Leaving Certificate results. The QQI Level 5 award is accepted in its own right.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3819 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3819 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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